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Purging Compound Insights And Tips

Topic: Contamination

Molding Tips: Check These 5 Common Causes to Solve Parts Sticking

This is a common problem on the production floor. Parts sticking is and can be a difficult..

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Compounders: Plug Your Vents for Better Purging Power

Most compounders using twin-screw extruders need to regularly worry about their vents.  For..

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3 Tips to Guarantee a Clean Machine at Start-Up

  There are few things more frustrating than starting a morning shift following a shutdown and..

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11 Advanced Processing Tips to Save Time in Injection Molding

The world of injection molding is constantly evolving. With new processes and new process..

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4 Tips:Reduce Residue in Clear Applications for Injection & Extrusion

   As most of you may know, when processing resins such as Polycarbonate, Acrylic, TPU or..

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Cost Per-Lb vs. Cost-Per-Purge: Open Your Mind For Better Results

Recently, a large automotive injection molding company in the southern region of the US was..

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Stop Running to Failure: A Tip for Extrusion

  Extrusion processors often overlook the importance of purging compounds.  Processors working..

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Is your Material Loading System Draining Your Efficiency?

Are you having issues with your material loading system? Has your downtime and scrap increased?..

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Regrind & What You Should Do With It

We've long established that regrind isn't an acceptable substitute for purging compounds and..

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Avoiding Cross-Contamination

When changing from one resin to another on an injection molding machine or extrusion line, one..

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